1. trade secret a secret (method or device or formula) that gives a manufacturer an advantage over the competition
  2. credit card a card (usually plastic) that assures a seller that the person using it has a satisfactory credit rating and that the issuer will see to it that the seller receives payment for the merchandise delivered
  3. court card one of the twelve cards in a deck bearing a picture of a face
  4. grotesque distorted and unnatural in shape or size
  5. discord lack of agreement or harmony
  6. grotesquery ludicrous or incongruous unnaturalness or distortion
  7. red scare a period of general fear of communists
  8. curate cycloid a cycloid generated by a point inside the rolling circle
  9. cardboard a stiff moderately thick paper
  10. obscure not clearly understood or expressed
  11. word square a puzzle where you fill a square grid with words reading the same down as across
  12. Earth's crust the outer layer of the Earth
  13. bird-scarer an effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds
  14. grotesquerie ludicrous or incongruous unnaturalness or distortion
  15. gathered skirt a skirt whose fabric is drawn together around the waist
  16. Christmas card a card expressing a Christmas greeting
  17. discard anything that is cast aside
  18. CRT screen the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube
  19. consecrate give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause
  20. grass skirt a skirt made of long blades of grass